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Health

The Health Show #1152

By http://www.healthshow.org/

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http://www.healthshow.org/ – Picture an Alzheimer's patient in your mind. Chances are you've conjured up an image of a frail, elderly person. But there is a small but growing group of people with Alzheimer's that breaks that stereotype. On this week's Health Show we'll hear a report on Alzheimer's under age 60.

Then it's off to the African country of Liberia, where traditions are being challenged in order to fight the high number of mothers who die in childbirth. And we'll find out that the stress of the current economy is not exclusive to the unemployed.